Cutest Homemade Hot Chocolate Costume Ever

Cutest Homemade Hot Chocolate Costume Ever

This Hot Chocolate costume was fairly easy. I took a small laundry basket ($1.00) and cut the bottom out. I then covered with felt ($3.74). I had the foam pads already but you can purchase a pack for  $1.00. I already had art paint. I bought a bag of white pom poms and and sparkling tissue … Read more

Coolest Tim Horton’s Coffee Cup Costume

Coolest Tim Horton's Coffee Cup Costume

I was working at a Tim Horton coffee shop. When it was getting close to Halloween, I thought it would be cool to make my favourite coffee as a costume, so I did. Using flexible cardboard, a few staples and styrofoam for the rim, it wasn’t long before my coffee cup came to life. After … Read more

Sexy Homemade Corona with Lime Couple Costume

Sexy Homemade Corona with Lime Couple Costume

The Corona bottle costume was made using a store bought yellow tube dress. I then printed out the Corona label on fabric and glued it to the dress. I took a pair of old flats and painted them yellow. For the bottle cap, I painted a Styrofoam circle yellow (same paint as the shoes), chiseled … Read more

Beer and Wine Couple Costume Inspired by SNL Liquorville Sketch

Beer and Wine Couple Costume Inspired by SNL Liquorville Sketch

We got the idea from the Justin Timberlake/Lady Gaga skit on SNL called Liquorville.  We bought a beer bottle costume and cartoon character hands from a Halloween costume store for him.  I found a cheap light beige colored mini-skirt and top from a resale shop and wore with beige tights.  I bought decorative plastic grapes … Read more

Fun Homemade Peanut Butter and Jelly Couple Costume

Fun Homemade Peanut Butter and Jelly Couple Costume

This awesome PB&J costume was the hit of the party. We came 2nd place in the events costume party (but most people told us we should have won). Everyone wanted to get pictures with us! It was a blast to be in this costume because it was fun and you could still easily move in … Read more

Homemade Cake Costume Made from Coffee Filters!

Homemade Cake Costume Made from Coffee Filters!

It truly is amazing what you can do with a couple hundred coffee filters, some hot glue, duct tape, and home made hoop skirt.  First I made the hoops with pipes and connectors.  Then I measured strips of duct tape to attach to the hoops to create a skirt.  Following that I folded and attached … Read more

Coolest Homemade Spring Roll Costume for a Woman

Coolest Homemade Spring Roll Costume for a Woman

I have never seen anyone make a female spring roll costume before so I thought this would be the perfect unique Halloween costume. Materials:  foam orange spray paint/fabric dye velcro strips  frosted shower curtain fabric green tube dress Drawing/cutting the shrimp: On the flat foam, draw out 2-3 shrimp. Cut the shrimp out using a … Read more

Sexy Bud Light Can Costume Idea for a Woman

Sexy Bud Light Can Costume Idea for a Woman

I decided I wanted to be a can of bud light for Halloween. This is the main beer I drink and all my friends find it funny because I always say “don’t drink my bud light”. I started to to make the costume out of duct tape and gave up. I used a big t … Read more

Creative Homemade Muffin Top Costume for a Woman

Creative Homemade Muffin Top Costume for a Woman

My sister is always asking me to make her costumes. Sometimes we have some good stuff. One night in September I received a phone call from her asking if I could make her a Muffin Top for Halloween. I started laughing, said of course, and asked how she came up with this. Turns out while … Read more

Easy Tootsie Roll Costume for Any Age

Easy Tootsie Roll Costume for Any Age

Making of the Tootsie Roll costume: So somebody wanted to be a tootsie roll for Halloween. Usually her grandma would manage this and we would push it to the side. But with her grandma unavailable (for a good reason), we were on our own. After looking online for inspiration, we went to a thrift shop. … Read more

Cool DIY Couple Costume: Willy Wonka Nerds Candy Couple

Cool DIY Couple Costume: Willy Wonka Nerds Candy Couple

My fiance and I wanted to do a couple costume, but wanted something funny, creative, and unexpected. We both love Willy Wonka Nerds Candy and thought what better way to actually be Nerds Candy. We bought the following materials, 2 cardboard boxes, 4 cans of spray paint, 4 normal paint, string, and accessories to dress … Read more

Spicy Homemade Costume Idea: Super Hot Sauce Man from Tapatio

Spicy Homemade Costume Idea: Super Hot Sauce Man from Tapatio

I love food. I love my Mexican-American heritage. But above all, I love humor.  In keeping with my theme of modeling my yearly Halloween costume after an inanimate object, Ipod and a piece a sushi to name a few, I had been searching for a good idea. Then, late last month while in the lunch … Read more

Sweet Homemade Costume for a Baby: Little Baby Grape

Sweet Homemade Costume for a Baby: Little Baby Grape

I wanted to make an adorable and funny costume for my daughter’s first Halloween. And I had some time on my hands being at home and all.  You know, back when it’s your first child, and an easy child at that!  I decided on a grape costume.  I bought a big soft purple blanket for 5$ … Read more

Sexy Homemade Margarita Costume

Sexy Homemade Margarita Costume

This Margarita Costume was my costume for 2012. I love making my own costumes every year. While brainstorming for my costume I came up with being different cocktails with my friends! We all decided to be our favorite drink. I was a margarita, and my two friends went as a piña colada and a martini. The costumes … Read more

Flavored Jelly Belly Costumes: Fun and Easy to Make

Flavored Jelly Belly Costumes: Fun and Easy to Make

I saw the idea for Jelly Belly costumes on the Internet and decided to add a little flavor to the costume, literally.  I came up with “popcorn” Jelly Belly  and my friend was “pineapple” Jelly Belly.  We used colored construction paper and cut it out and glued it to cardboard for the sign. We also used … Read more

Coolest No-Sew Coffee Costume (Was a Hit Everywhere we Went!)

Coolest No-Sew Coffee Costume (Was a Hit Everywhere we Went!)

So my 4 year old decided he wanted to be coffee, coffee, really what the heck crazy kid. So after scowering the internet I found some ideas but none that I really liked, bought  or wearable for a kid so I got to thinking. We went to Joann’s fabric, bought some light brown fabric, some … Read more

Last-Minute Ronald McDonald Costume

Last-Minute Ronald McDonald Costume

I had an old overall in my house, so I went to the local DIY shop and bought yellow spray paint and a sample pot of red paint. I cut the sleeves and below the knees off the overall and sprayed it yellow. I left it to dry for 2 hours outside, then added the … Read more

Last-Minute Homemade Hamburglar Costume for a Woman

Last-Minute Homemade Hamburglar Costume for a Woman

One of the easier costumes I’ve ever pulled together was the Hamburglar costume! I found a dress online that was black and white striped that gave me the idea…  you can probably find some combination of a striped top/skirt or just use a recycled referee costume! The red gloves are those shiny prom gloves, just … Read more

Sweetest Toddler Cupcake Costume – No Sew and Budget Friendly!

Sweetest Toddler Cupcake Costume - No Sew and Budget Friendly!

The inspiration for this Cupcake costume came from my 2 year old daughter, Vivian. Vivian loves everything about cupcakes: helping Mommy make them, decorating them, and especially eating them! When Halloween came along I thought a cupcake would be a perfect costume for her. This is how I made this costume. First, I gathered the needed … Read more

Homemade Blue Hawaiian Cupcake Costume

Homemade Blue Hawaiian Cupcake Costume

Saw this Blue Hawaiian Cupcake costume on Pinterest..and had to figure out a way to make it into a costume!  Used rubber hose, stuffing and lots and lots of tulle.  Made sure to make it large enough to put around my chair so I could work during the day. I love my hot glue gun!!

Coolest Dunkin Doughnut Costume for a Girl

Coolest Dunkin Doughnut Costume for a Girl

Who wouldn’t  want a Dunkin Doughnut, I made this costume for my daughter who is into sports and loves Dunkin Donuts.  She wanted a costume that would stand out and something that wasn’t to much to handle while she was in school and trick or treating. Like anything the first time you try to create … Read more

Duct Tape Hot Sauce Girls Group Costume

Duct Tape Hot Sauce Girls Group Costume

So my friends and I decided that we should take our love for taco bell to a new level and be hot sauce packets for Halloween one year. Off to the drawing board we went…how are we going to execute this plan? Sure, we could just get colored dresses and then draw the words on … Read more